Harford leaders fear up to 4,300 jobs could be lost at Aberdeen Proving Ground

Harford leaders fear up to 4,300 jobs could be lost at Aberdeen Proving Ground

Aberdeen Proving Ground could possibly lose up to 4,300 jobs, as a recent Army assessment put stark numbers on what had been a more vague threat, and Harford County is mobilizing to prevent it.

Electricity stolen in Edgewood; nails spread in Jarrettsville driveway [Harford police blotter]

Electricity stolen in Edgewood; nails spread in Jarrettsville driveway [Harford police blotter]

The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police report:

Havre de Grace library to be temporarily housed in Tidewater Marina building

Havre de Grace library to be temporarily housed in Tidewater Marina building

A temporary home has been found for the Havre de Grace library in the Tidewater Marina building on Market Street, county and library officials said this week.

Boy, 8, charged with setting Aberdeen playground fire

Boy, 8, charged with setting Aberdeen playground fire

An eight-year-old boy has been charged with setting a fire in North Deen Park in Aberdeen, according to the Maryland State Fire Marshal's office.

Libraries still among most popular places in Harford

Libraries still among most popular places in Harford

What's the most popular place in town?

11, 14 year olds charged in killing of stepfather

11, 14 year olds charged in killing of stepfather

Maryland state police say a 47-year-old Port Deposit man fatally shot earlier this year was killed by three of his five stepchildren, one of whom is 11 years old.

After hot start, Aberdeen catcher Alex Murphy faces 'readjustment' period 

After hot start, Aberdeen catcher Alex Murphy faces 'readjustment' period

Short-season Single-A Aberdeen manager Matt Merullo thinks the stage got a little too big, a little too quickly for hometown catcher Alex Murphy.

Aberdeen beats Connecticut, 2-1, in extras Friday

After having a one-run lead evaporate in the ninth against visiting Connecticut Friday night, the Aberdeen IronBirds settled things in the 10th with a walk-off run and a 2-1 win.

Baltimore man facing charges in two more Harford 7-Eleven robberies

Baltimore man facing charges in two more Harford 7-Eleven robberies

A Baltimore man arrested in connection with two convenience store robberies in Harford County has been charged in connection with two more of the five robberies that occurred over seven days earlier...

No surprise, Red and Blue in women's summer lacrosse final

No surprise, Red and Blue in women's summer lacrosse final

Tuesday was playoff time in the Bel Air Women's Summer Lacrosse League and to no surprise, the league's best two teams won semifinals and were to meet in Thursday's championship game at Southampton...

County runners head north and south for marathon races

County runners head north and south for marathon races

Harford County runners competed in mid-summer ultra-marathons Sunday in the foothills of Vermont's Green Mountains and the forest canopies of Southern Maryland.

Aberdeen divers secure another victory

Aberdeen divers secure another victory

The Aberdeen Dive Team improved its record to three wins and two losses last after a 50-19 victory over the Crofton Dive Team. Aberdeen swept through all six of the boys divisions with first place...

Stats, figures and facts from the IronBirds season [Commentary]

Stats, figures and facts from the IronBirds season [Commentary]

Let's start with an anecdote before I get down to the nitty gritty, as it were. Recently I was having a phone conversation with an old friend, one who now lives in one of the towns that borders the...

IronBirds win second straight at home Wednesday

IronBirds win second straight at home Wednesday

It seems being back at Ripken Stadium is helping the IronBirds forget the winless, six-day road trip they returned from this week, and the seven-game losing streak they carried through Monday, as...

Elkton teen stabbed trying to break up fight in Aberdeen

Elkton teen stabbed trying to break up fight in Aberdeen

Aberdeen Police are investigating the stabbing of an Elkton teenager, who they say was injured while trying to break up a fight in east Aberdeen on the night of July 18.

Two people robbed at gunpoint, one assaulted, in Havre de Grace home invasion

Two people robbed at gunpoint, one assaulted, in Havre de Grace home invasion

Two people reported being robbed at gunpoint and assaulted during a home invasion on Havre de Grace's Gracecroft Drive Wednesday night, Havre de Grace Police said.

Harford school board delays action on Havre de Grace High replacement

Harford school board delays action on Havre de Grace High replacement

The Harford County Board of Education could not muster enough votes Monday to take action on the educational specifications for the $86.8 million replacement for Havre de Grace High School and...

Aberdeen Proving Ground CECOM commanding general promoted

Aberdeen Proving Ground CECOM commanding general promoted

Brig. Gen. Bruce T. Crawford, commanding general of the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command and Aberdeen Proving Ground's senior mission commander, was promoted to major general during a...

Havre de Grace council OKs wedding and reception near lighthouse

Havre de Grace council OKs wedding and reception near lighthouse

A divided Havre de Grace City Council approved an unusual request earlier this week for a wedding reception near the Concord Point Lighthouse.

Havre de Grace eliminated from state Little League play

The Havre de Grace Little League junior baseball all-stars were eliminated from Maryland State Tournament play this week in Denton.

Aberdeen Greene Turtle helps raise money for Bel Air woman battling cancer

Aberdeen Greene Turtle helps raise money for Bel Air woman battling cancer

Through its Funds for Friends event, the Greene Turtle in Aberdeen recently supported the Barnes family of Bel Air in raising $1,650 for Dyanne Barnes' medical expenses.

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